The NARC group is a casual group of hams that like to have fun.  We meet every Saturday for Breakfast at 7:00 am at Judy's Junction, 375 E Highway 20 Upper Lake, California.  Come and join us!

If you are looking for information that was on the front page, but is no longer there - Look here!                        
We love to take pictures at all of our events.  Check out the pictures pages to see slide-shows of over 1000 pictures!


We have at least 4 potlucks a year. The locations for the barbecues varies, but is usually held at the Upper Lake Park on Hwy 20 in Upper Lake or at Lake Mendocino. See the "Upcoming Events" page for more info.

The 2015 dates have been set. For more information, come to one of the weekly breakfasts, or contact Kristine at


Here in Lake County, we have 2 regular Net Check-ins.  The first one is the Lake County Monday Night Net on the 146.775 (Konocti) repeater with a PL of 103.5.  This starts at 1830 hours.

The second one is on Wednesday nights.  It is the ARES (Amatuer Radio Emergency Services) weekly net. This one is also on the 146.775 repeater with a PL of 103.5. This one starts at 1900 hours.

We are looking for volunteers that would like to further their
own training and skill by acting as Net Control Station.  We have a few regular positions available, plus we need volunteers for fill in net control stations to cover for vacations, etc.  If you are interested, please contact one of the regular net control operators, and we will get you started.


There is also a WORLDWIDE NET called the Handshaker Net that "meets" every Tuesday night from 1900 hours (PST) to 2100 hours (PST). This one is on the Western Reflector which you can get to through any of the nodes that you you are able to link into. You can go to the link for more information on how to get into the local nodes. There is usually a trivia question asked that you may guess at if you like. It is a lot of fun listening to people from all over the world check in to this net.  Harold K5MES is one of the founders of the net.  One of our local hams is a net control on the 2nd Tuesday of each month.  Listen for Kristine, KI6YYW and check in!  You may join the yahoo group for the handshaker net to get updated information on the group.  Just go to and request to be a member.


Check out our Facebook Site.  The Ham Operators Club is one more way to connect and have fun.  We hope to have members from all over the world join this group.  If you are already on Facebook, look us up. If not, join anytime. It is free! You will be amazed at how many people that you know are on Facebook. Hope you enjoy it!


Below is a list of our local hams. If you forgot a call sign or a name, just check the list!  If you know someone that should be added, please contact Or if you are new to the area, find someone to talk to on the list.

Local Ham Radio Call Signs


Below is a website address that will help you to create your own RadioQTH QSL Cards.  You can add any digital picture that you like and design them with or without logos, i.e. ARRL logo.  The best is all free!


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